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MOVIE REVIEW: ‘The Dark Tower’ is a bleak, bland, blockbuster blunder

| August 4, 2017 | 0 Comments
MOVIE REVIEW: ‘The Dark Tower’ is a bleak, bland, blockbuster blunder

My favorite book of all time is “Carrie” by Stephen King, a brutal, heartbreaking, incredibly clever look inside the world of bullying through the gaze of a horror story. I grew up around King’s books, as my father was a massive fan of the books and would constantly either be reading a book by King, […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: ‘The Birth of a Nation’ is Oscar season’s first underwhelming contender

| October 3, 2016 | 0 Comments
MOVIE REVIEW: ‘The Birth of a Nation’ is Oscar season’s first underwhelming contender

Every January, the film community gets a taste of what to look forward to in the upcoming Oscar season even before the current Oscar season has ended at the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. These films are typically smaller indie films with a lot of potential for critical and commercial art-house success. Each […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: ‘London Has Fallen’ is a maddeningly inept thriller

| March 2, 2016 | 0 Comments
MOVIE REVIEW: ‘London Has Fallen’ is a maddeningly inept thriller

Disclaimer: I have not seen “Olympus Has Fallen,” so I have no way of comparing this film to its predecessor. Though, if it helps, this film doesn’t inspire me to watch the first one. A known fact in the filmmaking world is that if you want to make something classier, you inject a bit of […]

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